Gilbert Middle School

201 E. Mathews
Gilbert, IA 50105
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
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Top 5%
Serving 408 students in grades 6-8, Gilbert Middle School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 64%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 93% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 70%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 408 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : Top 5% in IA
  • : 86% (Top 10%)
  • : 93% (Top 1%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Gilbert Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Gilbert Middle School's student population of 408 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
408 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Gilbert Middle School ranks within the top 5% of all 1,233 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Gilbert Middle School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IA)
#28 out of 1233 schools
(Top 5%)
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86%
64%
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93%
70%
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85-89%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
86%
73%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.26
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gilbert Middle School's ranking?
Gilbert Middle School is ranked #28 out of 1,233 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Iowa.
What schools are Gilbert Middle School often compared to?
Gilbert Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ames Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
86% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 93% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 70% IA state average).
How many students attend Gilbert Middle School?
408 students attend Gilbert Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of Gilbert Middle School students are White, 5% of students are Asian, 5% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Gilbert Middle School?
Gilbert Middle School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Gilbert Middle School offer ?
Gilbert Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Gilbert Middle School part of?
Gilbert Middle School is part of Gilbert Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 408 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : Top 5%
  • : 86% (Top 10%)
  • : 93% (Top 1%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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